One of Novozymes’ major customers, the leading consumer and industrial brand products company Henkel, has recognized Novozymes with the Henkel Innovation Award for “Best Innovation Contributor Laundry & Home Care 2012”.

The award was conferred to Novozymes in recognition of collaboration efforts as part of the launch of an enzymatic solution for difficult stains on cuffs and collars.
Thomas Müller-Kirschbaum Corporate SVP, Head of R&D and Supply Chain Laundry & Home Care at Henkel presented the award to Per Falholt, Novozymes Executive Vice President, R&D, and Pernille Lind Olsen, Novozymes Strategic Account Manager, Household Care, at the at the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) convention in Orlando, Florida on January 28.

Recognizing dedication and innovation
The Innovation Award is an affirmation of the strong relationship Novozymes has maintained with Henkel over many years. It through close partnerships like these that Novozymes can deliver solutions that positively impact customers’ business. 

“Staying close to our customers in order to deliver innovation for their needs is at the core of what we do. Receiving this award is a sign that we have done just that,” says Per Falholt. 

“Helping our customers bring new claims to market based on Novozymes’ biotechnology is a key part of our strategy in Household Care. We are extremely pleased to receive this award,” says Cynthia Bryant, Novozymes Marketing & Business Development Director, Household Care.

See Henkel's press release